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Southwest Airlines faces $12 million in FAA fines for improper aircraft repairs

Posted: July 29, 2014 Personal Injury

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) seeks $12 million in penalties from Southwest Airlines for improperly repairing its fleet of Boeing 737 jets, the agency said Monday.

Emergency slide inflates inside United Airlines flight, forces emergency landing

Posted: July 7, 2014 Personal Injury

Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight from Chicago to Santa Ana, Calif., took to Twitter and other social media Sunday to express how terrifying it felt to have an emergency evacuation slide suddenly inflate inside the cabin at 38,000 feet.

NTSB blames Asiana 214 crash on pilot error, cites additional contributing factors

Posted: June 25, 2014 Personal Injury

Pilot error was the cause of the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 crash at San Francisco International Airport, according to a unanimous vote by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), which investigated the July 2013 crash.

Huntsville plane crash kills three, NTSB investigating

Posted: June 19, 2014 Personal Injury

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is investigating the crash of a private business jet that ran off the runway at Huntsville International Airport (HSV) Wednesday afternoon, killing three men.

Airplane crash in SE Georgia kills Prattville native and his fellow flight school student

Posted: March 28, 2014 Personal Injury

A Prattville, Ala., native was one of two men killed earlier this week when the single-engine airplane they were flying in crashed into a marshy area about four miles from Brunswick, Ga.

Colorado plane crash victims believed to be Alabama family

Posted: March 26, 2014 Personal Injury

Authorities confirmed the presence of five bodies believed to be of a Gadsden, Ala., family and pilot inside a single-engine airplane that crashed into a high-altitude reservoir in Southwestern Colorado Saturday afternoon.

Lana’i airplane crash kills two Maui officials and pilot, injures three others

Posted: February 28, 2014 Personal Injury

A chartered airplane operated by Maui Air / Volcano Air Tours carrying five government officials crashed shortly after taking off from Lana’i Airport Wednesday, killing three people and injuring three others.

Tractor trailer crashes into disabled vehicle, resulting in two deaths and two injured

Posted: February 11, 2014 Personal Injury

Late Saturday evening, Alabama State Troopers reported a crash on Interstate 65, resulting in the death of two victims who have been recently identified by the police. Their vehicle, notably labeled disabled, was struck by a tractor-trailer truck. Prattville, Ala.,

Nashville airplane crash kills four, narrowly misses YMCA

Posted: February 10, 2014 Personal Injury

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and Federal Aviation Authority (FAA) officials are investigating the cause of a Feb. 3 plane crash that killed four people and nearly collided with a YMCA building during one of its busiest

18-wheeler rollover in Alabama claimed to have been caused by shifts in load

Posted: January 22, 2014 Personal Injury

In Clanton, Ala., an 18-wheeler hauling paper overturned Tuesday morning on Highway 22. The wreck is believed to be due to shifting loads of paper being carried on the big rig.